Podcasts: Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

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Chamber of Commerce Says Area is Doing OK Financially

The Springfield area is doing better than most of the state.

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Making Resolutions? Think About Volunteering

Plenty of opportunities to help out the community.

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The 10th Annual Holiday Interfaith Breakfast is Coming Up

WTAXs Kirk Farah visited with Michael Datz,the rabbi at Temple B’rith  Sholom and Les Eastep, volunteer to talk about this…

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The Latest in Area Business News with the Springfield Business Journal

WTAXs Alex Degman visits with the SBJs Brant Mackey

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Entertainment Calendar with the Illinois Times

Entertainment options for the week of December 15th.

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Pearl Harbor Remembered

A solemn ceremony will be held Saturday December 7 at the DAV Club on Lake Springfield to remember those who…

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Springfield’s Christmas Parade

David Pickett with Springfield Jaycees gives Kirk Farah the details on this year’s parade taking place on Saturday December 7

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Holiday Happenings in Springfield Courtesy of the Illinois Times

Anita Steinstra with the IT makes her weekly visit with Kirk Farah for a run-down on entertainment options for the…

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I-55, Stevenson Drive Interchange to be Reconfigured

Roger Driskell, IDOT highway engineer talked to Kirk Farah about the planned upgrade of this busy interchange.

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Snow Emergency Declared in Springfield; Salt Supplies Plentiful

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The City of Springfield has declared another snow emergency -- it's in effect from 7:00 Saturday night through 7:00 Monday night.

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Quinn’s Back, Suggests Voters Have “Buyer’s Remorse” with Rauner

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Former Gov. Pat Quinn thinks Illinois may be feeling buyer’s remorse after hearing Gov. Bruce Rauner’s budget plan.

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Schock Repays $40k for Office Renovations

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Congressman Aaron Schock has personally reimbursed the government $40,000 for renovations.

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Dead Body Found in Rural Buffalo Identified

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The Sangamon County Sheriff's Department says a dead body was found early Friday morning.

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Judge Won’t Delay Former State Representative’s Sentencing

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A federal judge in Chicago is refusing to delay sentencing for former state Rep. Keith Farnham on a child pornography conviction.